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Nuclear waste site selection process triggers mental health concerns, business boycotts and division, FOI documents reveal - ABC News

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Nuclear waste site selection process triggers mental health concerns, business boycotts and division, FOI documents reveal  ABC News

Freedom of Information (FOI) documents reveal the Federal Government has been aware of potential mental health issues, from as early as 2017, caused by the ...

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Famous Chinese health food brand stung in honey scandal - Sydney Morning Herald

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Famous Chinese health food brand stung in honey scandal  Sydney Morning Herald

Supposed "high quality" honey brand Tong Ren Tang has been banned and fined for selling expired honey as premium.

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Mental health and substance abuse at forefront of Ben Smith inquiry - Racenet

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Mental health and substance abuse at forefront of Ben Smith inquiry  Racenet

Revelations of mental health issues and substance abuse are likely to form a key part of trainer Ben Smith's defence against several charges relating to a raid on ...

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Royal Adelaide Hospital forensic mental health patient handcuffed to bed for four days - ABC News

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Royal Adelaide Hospital forensic mental health patient handcuffed to bed for four days  ABC News

A patient with serious mental health concerns was handcuffed to a bed at the Royal Adelaide Hospital for four days because there were no suitable beds ...

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Central Adelaide Local Health Network is a 'failing organisation', administrators tell inquiry - ABC News

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Central Adelaide Local Health Network is a 'failing organisation', administrators tell inquiry  ABC News

A major Adelaide health network is the most broken organisation its administrators have ever seen and its $300 million budget blow-out is a shameful waste of ...

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Social worker sues NSW Health for unpaid entitlements - Sydney Morning Herald

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Social worker sues NSW Health for unpaid entitlements  Sydney Morning Herald

A part time social worker at Queanbeyan Hospital has successfully sued NSW Health for underpaid long *service* leave entitlements in a case her lawyer said ...

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Health Check: why do we itch? - The Conversation AU

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Health Check: why do we itch?  The Conversation AU

Itch is usually caused by something harmful, or something our body assumes might be harmful when actually it's not.

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'Traditional masculinity' and mental health: Experts call for gendered approach to treatment - ABC News

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'Traditional masculinity' and mental health: Experts call for gendered approach to treatment  ABC News

New guidelines from the American Psychological Association say "traditional masculinity" can hurt boys and men. Is it time for Australia to adopt a similar ...

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Aboriginal health workers leaving the NT industry, despite high Indigenous population - ABC News

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Aboriginal health workers leaving the NT industry, despite high Indigenous population  ABC News

The Northern Territory is the only place in the nation with falling numbers of health sector workers trained to bridge cultural gaps between First Nations and ...

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Healthy foods can help prevent and treat depression - ABC News

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Healthy foods can help prevent and treat depression  ABC News

Exercise and a healthy diet can play an important role in treating and preventing depression. So what should you eat more of (and what should you avoid) to ...

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Copper water bottles might look great, but do their health 'benefits' stack up? - ABC News

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Copper water bottles might look great, but do their health 'benefits' stack up?  ABC News

Copper water bottles look great, but unless you're in an area without clean water you probably don't need one. You should still be washing your bottle more ...

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GPs seek legal advice on My Health Record - The Sydney Morning Herald

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GPs seek legal advice on My Health Record  The Sydney Morning Herald

Doctors are seeking legal advice over whether they may be held liable for mishaps that occur as a result of incorrect patient data on My Health Record, as the ...

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Why the Western diet needs to shift to a 'planetary health diet' in the age of climate change - ABC News

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Why the Western diet needs to shift to a 'planetary health diet' in the age of climate change  ABC News

The Western diet is not only wrecking our bodies but our planet too. Here's the new diet experts say could help us avoid calamity, write Rosemary Stanton and ...

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Bedbugs in Whitehorse a 'nuisance,' but not a public health risk, officials say - CBC.ca

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Bedbugs in Whitehorse a 'nuisance,' but not a public health risk, officials say  CBC.ca

Yukon health officials say bedbugs are a "nuisance," but not a serious public health risk in the territory. Stories of bedbugs at some Whitehorse hotels have been ...

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Healthcast: Free cholesterol tests provided by Covenant Health Plainview - EverythingLubbock.com

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Healthcast: Free cholesterol tests provided by Covenant Health Plainview  EverythingLubbock.com

Heart health is very important. That's why for the fourth year, Covenant Health Plainview along with the Hale County Health Department is teaming up for a heart ...

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Pipeline Health to close Illinois hospital - Becker's Hospital Review

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Pipeline Health to close Illinois hospital  Becker's Hospital Review

Pipeline Health, a Los Angeles-based privately held hospital ownership and management company, plans to close Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park, Ill., ...

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We Don't Need Private Health Insurance - The Nation

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We Don't Need Private Health Insurance  The Nation

New single-payer plans don't need to worry about carving out roles for health-care profiteers.

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Missoula health care execs get $1.2M in venture capital for tech startup to better prepare patients - The Missoulian

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Missoula health care execs get $1.2M in venture capital for tech startup to better prepare patients  The Missoulian

A group of health care executives in Missoula have attracted $1.2 million for a new technology-based startup that aims to improve surgical patient outcomes and ...

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Spicy snacks causing concern for children's health - WNDU-TV

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Spicy snacks causing concern for children's health  WNDU-TV

Doctors are alerting parents about spicy snacks like Flaming Hot Cheetos that can land kids in the emergency room.

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Health committee chief to back no-confidence vote in Harris - The Irish Times

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Health committee chief to back no-confidence vote in Harris  The Irish Times

Dr Michael Harty: Delay in providing 60-bed unit at Limerick hospital triggered decision.

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